The dispute in Syria will be solved
only by a groups within a that country, not by U.S. military
involvement, President Barack Obama told NPR News in an
Obama spoke about lenient Syrian assuage opposition
following a derivation debate yesterday during a U.S. Military
Academy during West Point, New York, where he laid out his foreign
policy goals for a final years of his presidency.
“I still do not trust that American troops actions can
resolve what is increasingly a narrow-minded polite war,” Obama said
in a talk scheduled to atmosphere today. “Ultimately, a only
way you’re going to get a fortitude that works for a Syrian
people and a segment is going to — is going to need some
sort of domestic accommodation between a several groups
The White House yesterday pronounced it will ask Congress for $5
billion for an anti-terrorism account to sight other countries in a
supplemental bill ask for a Defense Department.
The purpose for a U.S. in Syria is singular by a inlet of
the dispute and how fast “we can ramp adult a ability of
that opposition,” Obama told NPR.
At slightest 162,000 people have been killed, according to the
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a U.K.-based group, and
millions some-more have been displaced, a United Nations says. Two
rounds of internationally monitored talks between a government
of President Bashar al-Assad and Syrian rebels unsuccessful to produce
even an agreement on an agenda.
“What we don’t wish to do is set folks adult for failure,”
Obama said. “What we don’t wish to do is make promises that we
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